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Hoover Dam from the downstream side View of the Hoover Dam construction site within Black Canyon from the downstream side of the Colorado River. The mouths of the diversion tunnels are seen in the foreground and the dam wall is nearly complete. Construction equipment,...
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Hoover Dam from the downstream side with bridge and buildings View of the Hoover Dam construction site within Black Canyon from the downstream side of the Colorado River. The dam wall is nearly complete and the mouths of the diversion tunnels can be seen. Building plants and construction equipment are...
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Hoover Dam under construction View of Hoover Dam in the later stages of construction. The Colorado River can be seen above the dam. The intake towers now rise behind the dam and this view also shows concrete forms, hoisting equipment and...
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Lower portals of Diversion Tunnels No. 3 and No. 4, during the flood. View of the flooded Colorado River in Black Canyon during construction on Hoover Dam. The portals of diversion tunnels nos. 3 and 4 are seen in the canyon wall and bridges and catwalks cross the river. Some buildings...
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Construction of the highway which will cross the top of the dam View of construction on the highways which will cross the top of the dam in Black Canyon. A rubble stone masonry retaining wall is in place.
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View of Hoover Dam construction, early stage An aerial view of the Colorado River and Black Canyon during the early stages of Hoover Dam construction. The photo was taken from near the top of the dam site, on the Nevada site. It shows a building,...
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Diversion tunnels during Hoover Dam construction Photo shows the Arizona diversion tunnels during the construction of Hoover Dam. Two men, railroad trucks, a temporary bridge, some temporary structures and a cable over the canyon are also shown.
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Blasting at Hoover Dam construction site. Shows blasting at the Hoover Dam construction site. A road along the Colorado River and a building on the opposite shore can be seen as well as mountains in the background.
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Panoramic view of the Upper Cofferdam, looking downstream Panoramic view of construction in the upper cofferdam of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon. A dragline is seen in the middle of the canyon floor. Several trucks, construction equipment and construction workers are also seen in the canyon.
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Concrete pouring forms below a cofferdam in the Hoover Dam construction site Construction workers are seen working on the concrete pouring forms below a cofferdam in the Hoover Dam construction site. Concrete begins to set in the forms. A dragline can be seen in the distance and lines for high scalers are...
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Water flowing into Colorado River, June 16, 1933 The Colorado River flows out of the diversion tunnels in the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon. Bridges are seen crossing the river and the canyon.
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Aerial view of concrete pouring in the Hoover Dam construction site Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon showing multiple concrete pouring forms. Various trucks and vehicles are seen on the canyon floor and a temporary railway bench is seen on the cliff wall on the left...
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Concrete pouring forms in the Hoover Dam construction site View of multiple concrete pouring forms in the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon. A concrete pouring bucket is suspended over the site by a cableway. A temporary railway bench is seen in the canyon wall in...
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Boulder Canyon. A view of the Colorado River flowing through Black Canyon. In the forground are construction workers standing on a wooden trestle that is built along side the canyon wall. The workers appear to be dumping dirt from the trestle into...
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Construction workers on cliffs in Boulder Canyon. Construction workers use ropes to pull themselves up and down the cliffs in Boulder Canyon. The workers use picks to dig trails on the mountainside.
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Construction workers at bottom of Boulder Canyon Two construction workers stand at what appears to be an entrance to a tunnel in Black (not Boulder) Canyon. Cables are visible above the men.
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Nevada Spillway, looking upstream. View of the Nevada spillway, nearing completion, looking upstream from the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Concrete pouring forms and construction equipment are visible on the spillway walls and floor. Power lines are seen running overhead, and Black...
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Construction of the bases of the Arizona intake towers View of construction on the bases of the Arizona intake towers in the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon.
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Arizona intake tower derrick. View of construction on the Arizona intake towers, looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. A derrick anchored in the intake tower base is seen above the canyon. A temporary bridge is also seen spanning the...
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Construction on the Nevada intake towers View of initial construction of the Nevada intake towers in the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon. Temporary stairs are seen attached to the canyon wall, and a railroad bench is seen near the bottom of the canyon wall.
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Construction on the upstream face of Hoover Dam View of construction on the upstream face of Hoover Dam in Black Canyon. Scaffolding, concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment are seen around the site. Temporary buildings and trucks are seen in the foreground.
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View taken looking upstream on the Colorado River of the Hoover Dam construction site Aerial view taken looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon of the Hoover Dam construction site. Multiple concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment are seen on the dam face. Temporary buildings and a temporary bridge...
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Construction of the Arizona power house foundations View of construction of the foundations of the Arizona power house in the Colorado River bed in Black Canyon. Concrete pouring forms stand in the river bed and other construction equipment can be seen. Construction workers can be seen at...
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Construction on the foundation of the Arizona power house View of construction on the foundations of the Arizona power house in the Colorado River bed in Black Canyon. Concrete pouring forms stand in the river bed below the partially finished face of Hoover Dam, and other construction equipment can...
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment are seen on the partially finished dam face and in the river bed below it. Unfinished...
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment are seen on the partially finished dam face and in the river bed below it. The...
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. A cooling tower is seen in the foreground. The partially finished dam face is covered with concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment....
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. The partially finished dam face is covered with concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment. Unfinished penstock openings are seen in the canyon...
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Construction on the Nevada intake towers View from the Arizona side of the Hoover Dam construction site of work on the foundations of the Nevada intake towers in the wall of Black Canyon. A railroad bench for delivering concrete is seen near the bottom, in...
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Construction on the Arizona intake towers and spillway View of construction on the foundations of the Arizona intake towers and on the Arizona spillway in Black Canyon. The partially finished face of Hoover Dam is seen in the lower right.
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Construction on the Nevada power house View of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. The partially finished dam face can be seen on the right, with concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment. Construction of the Nevada power...
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Construction on the power house footings View of the Hoover Dam construction site looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. The partially finished dam face is covered with concrete pouring forms and other construction equipment. Vehicles and temporary buildings are seen in the river...
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Workers on the Colorado River A view of construction workers towing a generator behind the boat that they are using to cross the Colorado River.
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View of railroad tracks being laid at Hoover Dam site. A view of railroad tracks on the side of the mountain leading into a tunnel in the background. Both walls of the canyon are visable and the Colorado River is flowing through the bottom of the canyon. In the foreground...
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site looking upstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon. Construction on the intake towers is seen in the canyon walls behind the dam face and construction on the power houses is seen in the river bed in the...
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site looking downstream from the Arizona side Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking downstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Construction on the intake towers on both sides of the dam face is shown. The top of the dam face is covered with...
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Hoover Dam construction site viewed from the downstream cofferdam View of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon from the downstream cofferdam. Construction on one of the Nevada intake towers can be seen behind the concrete dam face. Framework and concrete pouring forms are seen on construction on...
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Construction on the Arizona power house View of construction on the Arizona power house. Framework and concrete pouring forms cover the powerhouse site. The dam face is seen in the background. Construction workers and equipment, vehicles and temporary buildings are seen in the downstream cofferdam.
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site viewed from downstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site taken from downstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Construction on the Nevada and Arizona power houses is shown in the foreground in the cofferdam. Concrete pouring forms cover the top...
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Construction on the Arizona spillway View of construction on the Arizona spillway in Black Canyon. An electric dragline can be seen at the top left of the dirt road above the spillway. Construction on one of the penstock tunnels can be seen inside the spillway.
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Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site looking upstream on the Colorado River Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site looking upstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Construction on the power houses in the lower cofferdam is seen in the foreground. The roof of a temporary building is seen in...
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Looking upstream in Black Canyon, showing the downstream face of Boulder Dam. Aerial view of the dam under construction looking upstream from the Nevada side. Concrete pouring forms and scaffolding show along the face of the dam. Power houses under construction can be seen at the foot of the dam....
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Panoramic view of Hoover Dam and area during construction Panoramic view of Black Canyon and Hoover Dam during construction. A man is standing on the mountain, looking toward the scene. Note the reservoir (Lake Mead) and Fortification Hill in the background. The portals of the diversion...
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Blasting and construction on Hoover Dam Blasting in Black Canyon for construction. Construction equiqment can be seen along side the Colorado River.
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Boulder Dam, Hoover Dam looking upstream from the Nevada side. Upstream view of the dam showing the downstream face with multiple catwalks across it. Foreground shows the lower cofferdam with the power houses under construction and a headquarters building. To the right are unfinished Arizona intake towers and...
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Beginning blasting for the Hoover Dam Blasting for the beginning of the Hoover Dam in Black Canyon.
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View of construction on roads around the Arizona spillway View of construction on roads around the completed Arizona spillway, looking downstream on the Colorado River in Black Canyon. Curbs and guard rails are being installed. A dragline, two dump trucks and a temporary building are seen near the spillway....
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View of the Hoover Dam costruction site from the lower cofferdam View of the Hoover Dam construction site, looking upstream from the lower cofferdam. The nearly-completed dam face is seen in the background, and cars and trucks are seen on dirt roads in the cofferdam. Scaffolding and concrete pouring forms are...
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Night view of the diversion tunnels Night view looking upstream. A spectacular sight with its myriads of lights. Shows lighted bridges across the canyon above the Colorado River.
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Downstream view of Hoover Dam construction site Viewpoint of dam construction from below the lower portals of the diversion tunnels. Muck disposal road shown on both sides of the river. Some trucks are visible in the foreground.
 

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